Since the rover Curiosity landed on the red planet two years ago, it’s taken tons of pictures of the Martian surface, and people have seen all sorts of things in those images that don’t really exist.
You don’t have to be an astronomer to help uncover the secrets of Mars. In fact, tons of bloggers and UFO-seekers are forever poring over photographs sent back from the Red Planet by Nasa’s Curiosity Rover.
Every so often they spot something among the reddish-orange rocks. But now they reckon they’ve got a big find on their hands. Whatever this object is, it looks uncannily like a large thigh bone. Or so the bloggers claim.
And that’s not all they’ve spotted. These YouTube clips are worth watching with the sound up to get the full Martian effect.
Firstly, there’s this giant dinosaur spine:
Then – even more improbably – this human finger:
And finally, the prize for clutching at the most straws goes to this “child’s toy boat” found next to a “beach type area”.
“Simply put this shows that there were some living things on the Mars (sic),” asserts an anonymous editorial writer at Northern Voices Online, while the popular site UFO Blogger compares the find to previous images of a “fossilized, reptilian spine” and a “human finger”.
Do you think the image shows a thigh bone on mars? Let us know in the comment section below.
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